LAB issue 06 cover

What’s in LAB 6? All The Faces of Facebook and data visuals from Interactive Things. Wood textiles, ceramic sculpture, and breathing metal. Generative jewelry and smart foil. Jenny Odell’s Satellite Collections and ESA’s Satellite Connections. Shakespeare is googled and the lives of painters are visualized. Topics ranging from nano-technology to fractal branching to solar spectrum analysis. Finally, pulling back, NASA gives us a stunning image of this beautiful blue marble called Earth as it spins around the sun at 67,000 mph.